If there's one thing you can depend on each month, it's hosting your very own shark week between your legs. It's not fun, but as a woman, you have to deal with the monthly visit from your period as best you can. So why not have a little fun while surfing the crimson tide and lift the ban on having sex during your cycle? Not that you needed any reasons to have sex on your period other than wanting to, but there actually are some solid motivators for getting it on while enduring Mother Nature's red light special.
You may be surprised to learn that there is a significant upside to period sex. Not only does it help to bring relief to some of the most dreadful symptoms, it also primes you for some unusually enjoyable orgasms — so it's a good thing the days of the red tent are in the past. Try not to let any lingering stigmas about having sex while on your period ruin the opportunity for you to keep the love flame burning hot all month long. As long as you and your partner are cool with it, hop in bed and get to it, because these nine reasons to have sex while on your period will make you wonder what you have been waiting for.